project manager - hris in Wellington

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lucy palmer, randstad
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job description

The Company

We are working with a crown entity undertaking a large transformation around their core systems and business operations. This company is based in Central Wellington and are requiring a Project manager for a 12 month fixed term contract.

The Opportunity

This organisation is looking to implement a cloud-based Workforce Technology Solution (SuccessFactors) into their business. We are looking for a Project Manager with experience in implementing HRIS systems from an end to end perspective. The purpose of this is to reduce administration, minimise risks and human error to allow the HR team to focus on human interaction and engagement.

The Project Manager is responsible for ensuring that all elements of the projects are delivered, on-time and within budget, while being accountable to the Steering Committee and Leadership Team. The implementation is scheduled to be completed by November 2019.

Key skills

  • Stakeholder management and engagement across various levels within the business

Influencing and managing external stakeholders

  • Experience with project finances, including budgets and financial tracking
  • Experience with a variety of project management methodologies, including Prince2
  • project reporting and analysis - progress reporting, risk and issues, suitable for governance groups including metrics when needed
  • Excellent communication - the ability to classify project risks and escalate critical risks to governance groups
  • Change management expertise, with a focus on people impacts and culture change elements

As this is a HRIS project, having an in depth understanding around the privacy act and storing personal information will be crucial


If this sounds like you, please email me on or give me a call on 04 471 4873

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Senior Project Manager, HRIS, Implementation, SuccessFactors, Budget, Reporting, end to end,

educational requirements

Bachelor Degree